bus tour may be better the railway. The route to the train depot in main street is much closer than what it seems to be on Google Map, only 1 block walk. White Pass Railroad offers $10 cheaper railroad ride also at 8:30 AM.
It would be nice if all the Cruises specify their dock number on the website or on the shopping maps provided in the Daily Guide so that we can arrange our walking trip to the town. E.g. Dock 1 and Dock 4 can be difference of 4-5 City blocks. The shopping map offered by Princess Star for Victoria is not quite correct except we follow many of the directional signs provided by the City of victoria and we do not get lost.